About Us

Who We Are

CUPE Nova Scotia represents more than 18,000 working women and men employed throughout the public sector. We are proud to be part of Canada’s largest and fastest-growing union.¬†CUPE represents workers in health care, education, municipalities, libraries, child care, universities, social services, public utilities, transportation, emergency services, and airlines.

CUPE members are service-providers, white-collar workers, technicians, labourers, skilled tradespeople, and professionals. More than two-thirds of CUPE members are women. About one-third of our members work part-time.

Executive Board

President
Nan McFadgen
Phone: 902-759-3231
nanmcf@icloud.com

Vice-President
Dianne Frittenburg
Phone: 902-521-7782
dfritt@icloud.com

Recording Secretary
Dave Dort
Phone: 902-237-0125
edavedort@hotmail.com

SecretaryTreasurer
Sandra Trenchard
19 Gerards Lane
Sydney, NS
B1P 3H8
Phone: 902-304-9821
sandratrenchard19@gmail.com

Equity Vice-President
Dwayne Tattrie
detattrie@hotmail.com

Communications Editor
Kelsie Croft
Phone: 902-298-5866
k.croft-12@hotmail.com

Area VP – Halifax
Chris Melanson
Phone: 902 818 7767
cmelanson@hotmail.com

Area VP – Yarmouth
Marcy Vacon
mvacon@hotmail.com

Area VP – New Glasgow
Sean Foley
902-662 3806 (h)
902-899-1446 (c)
deer9992@yahoo.com

Area VP – Sydney
Pauline Chicarella
paulichica19@gmail.com

Affiliated Locals